Tell the Children the Truth is an educational and entertaining, 47 minute Jamaican documentary that intends to provoke a broad discussion of ‘What it Means to be a Parent’.
Historic and present day social issues associated with parenting in Jamaica including – teenage pregnancy, father absence, women’s choices, abandonment, abuse, and money, are explored through urban and rural stories in every strata of society. Professional and personal opinions from academics, artists, social organizations, peers and role models, urge our target audience, to give priority attention to parenting.
The idea for the film was conceived in 2014. It was filmed and released in 2015.